Jewish Art Quiz


The earliest pieces of Jewish art were religious objects--Torah adornments, marriage certificates, tombstones--that were illuminated. Relatively recently, "art for art's sake" became a concept--and the Jewish world quickly adapted, producing such notable talents as Marc Chagall and Yaacov Agam. How much do you know about Jewish art?

    Question 1 of 10:

    A shivviti hanging in a synagogue would use these Hebrew letters

     Aleph, Bet, Gimel, Daled
     Yud, Hay, Vav, Hay
     Shin, Lamed, Vav, Mem
     Shin, Vav, Vav, Tav
     Bet, Reish, Vav, Chaf